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Distance between Albuquerque, NM (ABQ) and Tucson, AZ (TUS)

Flight distance from Albuquerque to Tucson (Albuquerque International Sunport – Tucson International Airport) is 321 miles / 517 kilometers / 279 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 6 minutes.

Driving distance from Albuquerque (ABQ) to Tucson (TUS) is 443 miles / 713 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 5 minutes.

Albuquerque – Tucson

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321
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517
Kilometers
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279
Nautical miles

How far is Tucson from Albuquerque?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 320.973 miles
  • 516.556 kilometers
  • 278.918 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 320.877 miles
  • 516.402 kilometers
  • 278.835 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Albuquerque International Sunport to Tucson International Airport is 1 hour 6 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Albuquerque and Tucson.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Albuquerque to Tucson generates about 72 kg of CO2 per passenger, 72 kilograms is equal to 159 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Albuquerque to Tucson

Shortest flight path between Albuquerque International Sunport (ABQ) and Tucson International Airport (TUS).

Airport information

Origin Albuquerque International Sunport
City: Albuquerque, NM
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ABQ
ICAO Code: KABQ
Coordinates: 35°2′24″N, 106°36′32″W
Destination Tucson International Airport
City: Tucson, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: TUS
ICAO Code: KTUS
Coordinates: 32°6′57″N, 110°56′27″W